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day nursery

n.
A facility for the supervision of preschool children, especially during the hours that their parents are at work.

day nursery

n
(Social Welfare) social welfare Brit and NZ an establishment offering daycare to preschool children, enabling their parents to work full time or have extended relief if child care is a problem. Also called (US, Canadian, Austral, and NZ): daycare centre

day′ nurs`ery


n.
a center for the care of small children during the day, esp. while their parents are at work.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.day nursery - a nursery for the supervision of preschool children while the parents workday nursery - a nursery for the supervision of preschool children while the parents work
baby's room, nursery - a child's room for a baby
Translations
jesle
vuggestue
päiväkoti
dječji vrtić
託児所
탁아소
barndaghem
สถานที่ดูแลเด็ก
nhà trẻ

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day nursery

حِضَانَة jesle vuggestue Kinderkrippe παιδικος σταθμός guardería, guardería infantil päiväkoti crèche dječji vrtić asilo nido 託児所 탁아소 crèche daghjem żłobek creche детские ясли barndaghem สถานที่ดูแลเด็ก kreş nhà trẻ 托儿所
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In the day nursery Seryozha, leaning on the table with his legs on a chair, was drawing and chatting away merrily.
CHILDREN from Dandelions Day Nursery, in Farndon, have been getting green-fingered by planting a patch of daffodils in the nursery grounds.
Staff and children at The Oaks Day Nursery in Selly Oak raised PS1,577 for the hospital over the past 12 months through various fundraising activities including The Big Sleuth project, The Bear Crawl Marathon; walking a mile a day for a whole month and taking part in Jolly Jumper Day over Christmas.
PARENTS across north-west England have rated Bright Horizons Asquith Kirkby Day Nursery among the top 20 nurseries in the region for the second year in a row.
The nurseries involved are Winton Day Nursery, Little Hulton Day Nursery, Barton Moss Day Nursery, Belvedere Day Nursery and Higher Broughton Day Nursery.
A COLNE Valley day nursery is up for sale for PS 3/4m.
Pre-school children at Wren Day Nursery have been taking part in a Christmas shoebox project which will help bring festive cheer to young patients at Birmingham Children's Hospital.
A CHILDREN'S day nursery has been judged as "good" by an education watchdog.
The business, which has been formed by Geoff and Elaine Maitland, their son Philip and his wife Victoria, has acquired Griffin Day Nursery in Bootle and Hearts Junior Club in Crosby.
Culverdene Day Nursery was the first nursery in Newcastle to be accessed for the National Day Nurseries Quality Counts Accreditation.
Southfield Day Nursery in Cramlington, is a small private nursery open 51 weeks of the year for children from three months to five years of age.
Pre-school settings that have completed the scheme in full are: Wendy House Day Nursery in Brynford, Croft Playgroup in Aston, Flintshire Creche Services and Treehouse Day Nursery in Flint.